Receiving proper healthcare services is important for all people. While this can include having access to a local primary care physician, it should also mean being able to see a specialist when necessary. Traditionally, people in and around bigger cities have been able to find a specialist nearby.
However, it was often much harder for someone in a rural market to receive the same attention. While this has been a challenge in the past, this trend is changing as more and more healthcare services are expanding to more rural locations. There are several reasons why this is occurring.